Benjamin Goodman

2017 Round Top Music Festival

Ridgewood, New York (NY)
Mannes College
Benjamin Goodman won first prizes in the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance’s Piano Solo Competition (2015) and the piano Concerto Competition (2013), and second prize in the Chamber Music Competition (2015). He won second prize in the Tel Hai International Masterclasses Piano Concerto Competition (2012), and third prize at the Ashdod National Piano Solo Competition (2013). He has performed with the Raanana Symphonette Orchestra (2013), the Jerusalem Academy Symphony Orchestra (2014), and the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra (2005). He has also given public solo performances throughout Israel, as well as in Germany, Spain, Italy, Serbia, and the United States. Benjamin has attended several summer music festivals on full scholarships. Amongst them are Tel Hai International Piano Masterclasses (2011), Avila “Spaincellence” Summer Music Festival (2012), Siena Academy Summer Music Festival (2013), Chautauqua Institute Summer Music Festival (2014) and Aspen Summer Music Festival (2015).